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These Are the Hottest Travel Trends of 2024

December 2, 2023
Bali, one of the travel trend destinations for 2024.

Our in-house experts and 4,000 Luxury Escapes members have spoken: these are the top destinations and trends emerging for the year ahead.

Want to know where travel insiders are jetting off to in 2024? Luxury Escapes' annual Travel Trends report has landed.

We asked 4,000 Luxury Escapes members, and our in-house experts, what 2024 holds in store for their travel plans, from perennial favourites to rising travel stars (Japan or foodie tour, anyone?)

Top destinations

Australia

The Whitsundays
Gold Coast
Broome
Sydney
Melbourne

International

Bali
Japan
Thailand
Vietnam
Italy

Off-the-beaten-track

South Africa
Vietnam
Iceland
Cambodia
Borneo

Top trends

Experiential travel - 58%

Food tourism - 58%

Wellness escapes - 36%

Multi-generational travel - 34%

Sustainable tourism - 23%

Fun facts

73% of travellers are open to cruising in 2024

The average age of cruisers has dropped from 49 in 2017, to 47 in 2024

A room upgrade is top priority when booking, with 65% ready to splash out

Read the full report here.

About Rebecca Ellwood
An English girl in Melbourne, Rebecca's exploring and tasting her way around Australia and beyond – and she does love a little luxury (who doesn't, darling?)

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